Meet the Team

Jennifer Boyden
Jennifer BoydenInterim Executive Director
Alison Markow
Alison MarkowDirector of Development & Events
Bobbi Jones
Bobbi JonesFinance Director
Dana Zedd
Dana ZeddProgram Director
Sherry Klauer
Sherry KlauerCaregiving Support Manager
Jasmine Samuel
Jasmine SamuelFamily Care Director (Directora de Cuidados Familiares)
Nikida Cromartie-James
Nikida Cromartie-JamesOutreach & Inclusion Specialist
Allison Williamson
Allison WilliamsonOperations & Events Coordinator
Ame BranamEducation Director
Cheryl CastleVolunteer Coordinator
Sallie McLainWilliamsburg Community Coordinator

Board Officers

William Hamm, President
Genworth and Parent of a child with Down syndrome

Carole Ivey, Vice President
VCU School of Occupational Therapy

Mary Scott, Treasurer
Wells Fargo

Amy Bravo, Secretary
Artist, Educator, and Parent of a child with Down syndrome

Board Members

Mark Boone Sr., Past President
AEGIS Insurances Services, Inc., and Parent of an adult with Down syndrome

Kim Boose
Chesterfield County Early Intervention

Carol Coffin
Retired Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor

Christian Emery
Manager at CarMax, and Parent of a child with Down syndrome

Emmanuel Gayot
Entrepreneur, Edify Barber Academy,
and Parent of a child with Down syndrome

Tripp Gibson
Public Historian and Parent of a child with Down syndrome

Katie Haskins
M.S. Clinical Mental Health and Rehabilitation Counseling,
and sibling of an adult with Down syndrome

Valentina Intagliata
Developmental Pediatrician, UVA

Frances Rudd
Richmond Public Schools

Janai Santiago
Self-Advocate, Hope Church Childcare Sprouts Program

Clifford Twiggs
Director of Operations, TopGolf

Amanda Wheeler, LCSW
Program Director, Child Development Resources

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